Events unfold in 1889 - about ten years after the series ended - as dignitaries and most of the series regulars gather to celebrate South Dakota's statehood. When Sen. George Hearst makes an offer to Charlie Utter for his property claim, and Charlie declines, the results are explosive.
Did You Know?
(Alma Garret), who was also shooting her series Lost in Space
(2018) in Canada, traveled back and forth to Los Angeles to shoot her scenes in the film. She would be so exhausted between takes that she would lie on the floor, in full costume with corset, to get some rest. See more
The marching band is playing Sousa's "The Thunderer", not "Stars and Stripes Forever". However, "Thunderer" was written for an Enclave of the Knights Templar in October, 1889... still later than the events depicted in the movie. See more
Ten years gone, 'proaching that same-self hill I thought to lay me down and rise no more... oof. Gimme wide berth, that's just passed wind! Possibly worse... Aahh. Before eyes close for good an' all, I'd once again see my Joanie Stubbs... show her a sign of lovin' regret; from Calamity Jane to her darlin'. And, too, at the grave of Wild Bill. Oof, I've a left-cheek ass-blister's a percolatin' sonofabitch.
Version of Deadwood